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Shoddy science, pudgy policies

June 30, 2011
J. Justin Wilson - Guest Columnist (editorial@tribtoday.com) , Tribune Chronicle | TribToday.com

The federal government's famed ''food pyramid'' is on its way out, to be replaced by something resembling a plate or, somewhat ironically, a pie chart. While the ''food pyramid'' - or ''food plate'' - is a way to educate Americans about healthy eating, some activists want to go further, dictating what's on our plates in the name of public health.

 
 
 

 

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